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Why the Beach Boys Matter
Tom Smucker

University Press of New England



Contents

• Introduction
• Harmony and Discord
• Cars and Guitars
• Suburbs and Surf
• Studio and Stage
• Fathers, Shrinks, and Gurus
• Girlfriends, Wives, and Mothers
• When Did the Early Sixties End?
• Jan and Dean
• Innocence and the Second-Best Pop Album Ever
• Hip and White
• The Best Unreleased Pop Album Ever
• The Beatles
• Into the Genres
• Dennis
• Carl
• Al, Bruce, and David
• Mike
• Brian Solo
• Storytellers, Historians, and Fans
• Summer’s Gone, the Endless Summer
• Epilogue: Suggestions
• Acknowledgments
• Notes
• Discography
• A Chronological Listing of DVDs Mentioned in the Book
• Bibliography

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